India is the 3rd Country in the world having the largest number of billionaires. Meet India’s Top 10 Richest Person in 2019 you should know about them.
Date of Birth ~ 19 – April- 1957
Birth Place ~ Aden, Yemen
Mukesh Dhirubhai Ambani is the richest person in India and 18th-wealthiest person in the world with the net worth of US $50 Billion and has emerged as the richest Indian for the 12th consecutive year. Mukesh Ambani is an Indian business magnate, the chairman, and the largest shareholder of Reliance Industries Limited and India’s most valuable company by its market value. Jio, Reliance Retail, Reliance Petroleum, Network18, Saavn, Radisys, Reliance Life Sciences is some of the businesses owned by Mukesh Ambani.
Date of Birth ~ 24-July-1945
Birth Place ~ Mumbai, India
Azim Premji informally is also known as the Czar of the Indian IT Industry and is the 2nd richest person in India and 58th-wealthiest person in the world with the estimated net worth of US $18.8 billion. Azim Premji is the chairman of Wipro Limited, which is Information Technology(IT), consulting company and business process services company headquartered in Bengaluru, India.
Date of Birth ~ 15-June-1950
Birth Place ~ Rajgarh, Rajasthan, India
Lakshmi Mittal is the chairman and CEO of the world’s largest steelmaking company “ArcelorMittal”. India’s Third richest person and the 58th-wealthiest person in the world with the net worth of US$ 18.5 Billion and also known as King of Steel. His daughter Vanisha Mittal’s wedding was second-most expensive in recorded history with the total spending of US$ 66 Million. He is the Chairman & CEO of “ArcelorMittal”, Owner of “Karrick Limited”, and Co-owner of “Queens Park Rangers F.C”.
Date of Birth ~ 14-July-1945
Birth Place ~ Moolaipozhi Village, Tamil Nadu, India
SHIV NADAR is the founder & chairman of HCL and the Shiv Nadar Foundation. With the net worth of US$14.6 Billion, he is the 4th richest person in India and the 98th-wealthiest person in the world. He is an Indian billionaire, industrialist & philanthropist and awarded by Padma Bhushan for his efforts in the IT industry in 2008. His brother is the best selling author and Tamil novelist named “Ramanichandran”
Date of Birth ~ 1-October-1955
Birth Place ~ Amreli, Gujarat, India
Dilip Shanghvi is the 5th richest person in India with the net worth of US$13 Billion in 2019 and occupies the 115th spot in the 2019 global billionaires list of Forbes. Dilip Shanghvi started Sun Pharmaceuticals in 1982 with the capital of INR 10,000 where he manufactures his own drugs instead of selling other products and Sun Pharmaceuticals is the largest drug company in India and 5th biggest Pharmaceutical company in the world. In January 2018, the Indian government appointed Dilip Shanghvi to RBIs 21-member central board committee and he is chairman of the board of governors at IIT Bombay.
Kumar Mangalam Birla
Date of Birth ~ 14-June-1967
Birth Place ~ Kolkata, India
Kumar Mangalam Birla is the chairman of the Aditya Birla Group and with the net worth of US$ 12 Billion, Kumar Mangalam Birla is the 6th richest person in India and ranked 127th globally. He is chancellor(Job Title) of the Birla Institute of Technology & Science and the chairman of the Indian Institute of Technology Delhi and Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad. At the age of 28, Kumar Mangalam Birla took over as chairman of the Aditya Birla Group in 1995 and he is also the chairman of Vodafone Idea Limited and operates in 35 countries with more than 120,000 employees worldwide.
Date of Birth ~ 15-March-1959
Birth Place ~ Mumbai, India
Uday Kotak executive vice chairman and managing director of Kotak Mahindra Bank which is one of the leading private sector banks in India, with the net worth of US$11 Billion he ranked 7th richest man in India and 143rd wealthiest person in the world. In June 2014, he was named Ernst & Young World Entrepreneur of the Year 2014. From a seed capital of less than US$80,000 he started Kotak Mahindra Bank and Kotak Mahindra Finance Ltd. became the first company in India to receive a banking license from Reserve Bank of India.
Date of Birth ~ 1956
Birth Place ~ Bikaner, Rajasthan, India
Radhakishan Damani is the founder of Dmart chain in India, As the end of 2018, it had 160 stores across in India. With the net worth of approx. US$10 Billion, Radhakishan is the 8th richest person in India and occupies the 151st position in the world. Dmart is India’s biggest supermarket chain and the headquarter of Dmart is in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. Radhakishan Damani has wisdom more than intelligence, he is extremely patient, humble and hardworking.
Date of Birth ~ 24-June-1962
Birth Place ~ Ahmedabad, India
Gautam Adani is the chairman and founder of the Adani Group. The Adani Group diverse businesses include energy, resources, logistics, real estate, financial services, and defense. With the total worth of US$10 Billion, Gautam Adani comes on 9th richest person in India and 154th wealthiest person in the world. In 2014, Adani Power overtook Tata Power and become the largest power producer in India. Adani group also manufacture the largest edible oil brand in India “Fortune refined oil”.
Cyrus S. Poonawalla
Date of Birth- 1945
Birth Place- Pune, India
Cyrus S. Poonawala is the chairman of Poon3awalla Group. He is the 10th richest person in India with the net worth of US$ 9.5 Billion and on the 170th position on the global rank. Cyrus S. Poonawalla Founder of Serum Institute of India.
So these are the list of Top 10 Richest Person in India, and we are updating this list time to time.